US Congress Senator Shelley Capito [R]

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USSR367IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Career and Technical Education Month.
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2016-02-09
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
USSR365IntroA resolution designating February 2016 as "American Heart Month" and February 5, 2016, as "National Wear Red Day".
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2016-02-08
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2497IntroRetail Investor Protection Act of 2016
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2016-02-04
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSR364IntroA resolution relative to the death of Marlow Cook, former United States Senator for the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
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2016-02-04
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S691; text as passed Senate: CR S674-675)
USSR356IntroA resolution recognizing January 2016 as National Mentoring Month.
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2016-02-02
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S530; text as passed Senate: CR S489-490)
USSB524IntroComprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2015 Directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to convene a Pain Management Best Practices Inter-Agency Task Force to develop: (1) best practices for pain management and prescribing pain me...
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2016-01-27
Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings held.
USSJR22Veto(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) This joint resolution nullifies the rule submitted by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Environmental Protection Agency relating to the ...
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2016-01-21
Veto message indefinitely postponed by Senate by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S147)
USSB2457IntroEmployer Participation in Repayment Act of 2016
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2016-01-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB238EngrossEric Williams Correctional Officer Protection Act of 2015 Amends the federal criminal code to require the Director of the Bureau of Prisons to issue oleoresin capsicum spray to: (1) any Bureau officer or employee employed in a prison that is not a m...
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2016-01-15
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB2232IntroFederal Reserve Transparency Act of 2015 This bill directs the Government Accountability Office to: (1) commence and complete an audit of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and of the Federal Reserve Banks within 12 months of enac...
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2016-01-12
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure withdrawn in Senate. (consideration: CR S63)
USSJR24Veto(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Nullifies the Environmental Protection Agency's rule published on October 23, 2015, that requires states to reduce carbon dioxide emissions fro...
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2016-01-11
Veto message received in Senate. Ordered held at the desk.
USSJR23Veto(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Nullifies the Environmental Protection Agency's rule published on October 23, 2015, that establishes new source performance standards under the...
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2016-01-11
Veto message received in Senate. Ordered held at the desk.
USSR343Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Declares that the Senate has heard with profound sorrow and deep regret the announcement of the death of Dale Bumpers, former member of the U.S...
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2016-01-11
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S33; text as passed Senate: CR S33)
USSB571EngrossPilot's Bill of Rights 2 This bill directs the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to issue or revise medical certification regulations to ensure that an individual may operate as a pilot of a covered aircraft without regard to any medical certifi...
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2015-12-18
By Senator Thune from Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation filed written report. Report No. 114-198. Additional views filed.
USSR342IntroA resolution congratulating the women's volleyball team of Wheeling Jesuit University on winning the Division II National Championship.
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2015-12-18
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S8907; text as passed Senate: CR S8889)
USSB2435IntroDefend America Act of 2015
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2015-12-18
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB611Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the Senate reported version is repeated here.) Grassroots Rural and Small Community Water Systems Assistance Act (Sec. 4) This bill amends the Safe Drinking Water Ac...
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2015-12-11
Became Public Law No: 114-98.
USSB599Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was passed by the House on November 16, 2015. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Improving Access to Emergency Psychiatric Care Act (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordabl...
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2015-12-11
Became Public Law No: 114-97.
USSB1719EngrossRecognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage Family Caregivers Act of 2015 or the RAISE Family Caregivers Act (Sec. 3) This bill directs the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to develop, maintain, and periodically update a National Fam...
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2015-12-09
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USSB1915IntroFirst Responder Anthrax Preparedness Act Amends the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to direct the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), for the purpose of domestic preparedness for and collective response to terrorism, in coordination with the Depart...
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2015-12-09
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSR329IntroExpresses the sense of the Senate that a protocol, amendment, extension, or other agreement (agreement) relating to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, entered into force March 21, 1994, shall have no force or effect in the Uni...
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2015-12-07
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSR328IntroRecognizes the consequences of underage drinking on the first annual National Day of Remembrance. Honors the victims of drunk and drugged driving.
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2015-12-03
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB799Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was reported to the Senate on October 1, 2015. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Protecting Our Infants Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)...
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2015-11-25
Became Public Law No: 114-91.
USSB2312IntroDME Access and Stabilization Act of 2015
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2015-11-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USSCR25IntroExpresses the sense of Congress that: the President should submit to the Senate for advice and consent the climate change agreement proposed for adoption at the twenty-first session of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Co...
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2015-11-19
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB1518IntroReinforcing American-Made Products Act of 2015 Amends the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994 to require the Federal Trade Commission's regulation of the labeling of products as "Made in the U.S.A." or "Made in Americ...
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2015-11-18
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
USSR316IntroExpresses support for the goals and ideals of American Education Week.
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2015-11-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSJR25IntroNullifies the Environmental Protection Agency's rule published on October 26, 2015, that revises the primary and secondary national ambient air quality standards for ozone.
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2015-11-17
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSR313Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Condemns the brutal attacks on the people of Paris that resulted in the death of at least 129 people, including one U.S. citizen, through shoot...
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2015-11-16
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7970; text as passed Senate: CR S7970)
USSR302IntroCondemns Palestinian terror attacks against Israelis. Welcomes Israel's commitment to maintaining the status quo on the Temple Mount. Urges the international community to join in condemning these Palestinian terror attacks. Declares that there is ...
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2015-11-10
Resolution agreed to in Senate with an amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR S7956)
USSR309Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Declares that the Senate has heard with profound sorrow and deep regret the announcement of the death of the Honorable Fred Thompson, former me...
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2015-11-06
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USSB2162Pass(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the Senate passed version is repeated here.) Librarian of Congress Succession Modernization Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) This bill limits the term of the Librarian of Congres...
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2015-11-05
Became Public Law No: 114-86.
USSB2256IntroCo-Prescribing Saves Lives Act of 2015
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2015-11-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2234IntroOffice of Strategic Services Congressional Gold Medal Act This bill requires the Speaker of the House of Representatives and the President pro tempore of the Senate to arrange for the presentation of a Congressional Gold Medal to the members of the ...
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2015-11-04
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB1140IntroFederal Water Quality Protection Act This bill requires the Department of the Army and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), in the interest of protecting traditional navigable waters from water pollution, to adhere to certain principles and tak...
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2015-11-03
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure withdrawn in Senate. (consideration: CR S7697)
USSB2226IntroImproving Treatment for Pregnant and Postpartum Women Act of 2015
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2015-11-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1324IntroAffordable Reliable Electricity Now Act of 2015 This bill requires the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to meet certain conditions prior to issuing, implementing, or enforcing a rule under the Clean Air Act that: (1) establishes a performance st...
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2015-10-29
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 283.
USSB1789Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.) United States-Jordan Defense Cooperation Act of 2015 (Sec. 2) Specifies the findings of Congress that: as of January...
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2015-10-27
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 281.
USSB2200IntroWorkplace Advancement Act Amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to prohibit discharging or retaliating against any employee because such employee has inquired about, discussed, or disclosed comparative compensation information for the purpose o...
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2015-10-26
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 278.
USSB2196IntroThis bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to prohibit the application of Medicare competitive acquisition rates to complex rehabilitative wheelchairs and accessories. (A competitive bidding program has replaced the use of est...
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2015-10-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR287Intro(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.) Offers condolences to the families and friends of individuals who were murdered by an armed gunman on the Umpqua Community College campus in Ro...
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2015-10-22
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.
USSB2185IntroBreast Cancer Awareness Commemorative Coin Act This bill directs the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 50,000 $5 gold coins (to be made of "pink gold" containing at least 75% gold), 400,000 $1 silver coins, and 750,000 ha...
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2015-10-20
To Senate Banking, Housing, And Urban Affairs Committee
USSB2174IntroCreating Quality Technical Educators Act of 2015
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2015-10-08
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2163IntroStreamlining and Investing in Broadband Infrastructure Act This bill requires the National Telecommunications and Information Administration to issue best practices relating to broadband infrastructure and installation for state broadband coordinatio...
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2015-10-07
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USSB2102IntroStandard Merger and Acquisition Reviews Through Equal Rules Act of 2015 This bill amends the Clayton Act with respect to actions brought by the Attorney General for violations of antitrust laws. The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is required, but onl...
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2015-10-07
Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights. Hearings held.
USSB2144IntroNorth Korea Sanctions and Policy Enhancement Act of 2015 Directs the President to investigate information of sanctionable activities involving North Korea and to designate and apply sanctions with respect to any person that knowingly: imported, ex...
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2015-10-06
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2099IntroStudent Loan Relief Act of 2015 This bill authorizes the Department of the Treasury to establish a temporary three-year program to facilitate federal student loan refinancing into the private market, at no cost to the federal government, to ensure pa...
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2015-09-29
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1632Engross(Sec. 1) This bill requires: the Department of State and the Department of Defense to develop jointly and submit to Congress a five-year strategy to help Nigeria, members of the Multinational Joint Task Force to Combat Boko Haram, and relevant part...
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2015-09-24
To House Intelligence Committee
USSR262IntroRecognizes: (1) the 20th anniversary of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action, as well as the September 2015 conference at the United Nations to empower women; and (2) that many women will not be able to participate in the dialogue about su...
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2015-09-22
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USSB2067IntroEnsuring Useful Research Expenditures is Key for Alzheimer's Act
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2015-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
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